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SUNDAY AFTERNOON Working with Styles 259 There are also a number of additional keywords that can be used to set font sizes: xx-small, x-small, small, medium, large, x-large, xx-large, larger, and smaller. Because of inconsistency in how current browsers implement these keywords, however, you should avoid using them. TIP If you only need to bump the size of a text string up or down a step, then the BIG and SMALL elements have not been deprecated and can be freely used in an HTML docu- ment declared to be compliant with the strict definition of HTML 4.01. Controlling Font Faces The FONT element's FACE attribute lets you specify a font face or list of